Slaughter with Real Madrid in March 2013.
|No. 44 – Darüşşafaka Doğuş Istanbul|
|League||Turkish Basketball League
March 18, 1985 |
San Leandro, California
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||230 lb (104 kg)|
|High school||J. W. North (Riverside, California)|
|College||San Diego State (2003–2006)|
|NBA draft||2006 / Undrafted|
|2008–2009||STB Le Havre|
|Career highlights and awards|
Marcus Anthony Slaughter (born March 18, 1985) is an American professional basketball player who plays for Darüşşafaka Doğuş of the Turkish Basketball Super League. Standing at 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m), he plays at the center position. He completed his collegiate career playing for the San Diego State Aztecs.
After going undrafted in the 2006 NBA draft, he signed a contract with the Turkish team Pınar Karşıyaka. He had a productive season with Karşıyaka, averaging 13.3 points, 10.1 rebounds, 1.2 blocks and 2.3 steals per game. He was also named MVP of the 2007 Turkish All-Star game. Then he was signed a two-year contract with the Miami Heat in June 2007, but was released October 29, 2007.
In July 2011, he signed a one-year contract with the German club Brose Baskets. One year later, and after winning the 2011–12 German League and the German Cup, Slaughter came back to Spain and signed with EuroLeague and Spanish powerhouse Real Madrid. In August 2013, he extended his contract with Real Madrid until the end of 2013–14 season.
In 2014–15 season, Real Madrid won the Euroleague, after defeating Olympiacos with 78–59 in the final game. Real Madrid eventually finished the season winning the Spanish championship, after 3–0 score in the final series against FC Barcelona. With that trophy, they have won the triple crown. In September 2015, he parted ways with Real Madrid.
|GP||Games played||GS||Games started||MPG||Minutes per game|
|FG%||Field-goal percentage||3P%||3-point field-goal percentage||FT%||Free-throw percentage|
|RPG||Rebounds per game||APG||Assists per game||SPG||Steals per game|
|BPG||Blocks per game||PPG||Points per game||PIR||Performance Index Rating|
Note: The EuroLeague is not the only competition in which the player participated for the team during the season. He also played in domestic competition, and regional competition if applicable.
|†||Denotes seasons in which Slaughter won the Euroleague|
|2007-08||Hapoel Jerusalem||Ligat HaAl||5||17.6||.720||.200||.690||6.4||1.0||1.6||1.0||8.0|
|BCM Gravelines||Pro A||15||20.8||.630||--||.590||5.0||1.4||1.3||.9||9.3|
|2008-09||Eisbären Bremerhaven||German BBL||8||33.6||.598||.600||.685||10.0||1.3||2.6||1.3||18.8|
|STB Le Havre||Pro A||21||29.9||.588||.400||.650||9.5||1.6||1.6||.7||16.0|
|2010-11||Blancos de Rueda Valladolid||Liga ACB||34||22.0||.650||.000||.675||6.0||.6||1.4||1.0||9.9|
|2011-12||Brose Baskets Bamberg||German BBL||44||20.1||.650||.333||.621||4.9||.9||.8||1.0||8.4|
|2012-13||Real Madrid||Liga ACB||44||15.7||.632||.000||.567||2.9||.4||.9||.5||4.0|
Awards and accomplishments
- 2012 Supercopa de España de Baloncesto: Champion
- 2012–13 ACB season: Champion
- 2013 Supercopa de España de Baloncesto: Champion
- 2014 Copa del Rey de Baloncesto: Champion
- 2014 Supercopa de España de Baloncesto: Champion
- 2015 Copa del Rey de Baloncesto: Champion
- 2014–15 Euroleague: Champion
- 2014–15 ACB season: Champion
- Nancy inks Marcus Slaughter
- Marcus Slaughter, first signing of CB Valladolid (in Spanish)
- Marcus Slaughter, del Valladolid, es el jugador más espectacular de la Liga ACB; Eurosport.es (in Spanish)
- Brose Baskets Bamberg lands Marcus Slaughter
- "Marcus Slaughter, nuevo jugador del Real Madrid". acb.com (in Spanish). August 21, 2012.
- "REAL MADRID, Marcus Slaughter together until 2014". Euroleague.net. Archived from the original on August 20, 2013. Retrieved 13 August 2013.
- "Real Madrid is Euroleague champion for record ninth time!". euroleague.net. 17 May 2015.
- "Real Madrid make it 4 out of 4". marca.com. 24 June 2015.
- "Marcus Slaughter se despide de Madrid: "Nunca dejaré de ser madridista"". acb.com (in Spanish). September 2, 2015.
- "Darussafaka Dogus adds a champ in Slaughter". euroleague.net. September 6, 2015.